Arlington is a city in Brookings and Kingsbury counties of South Dakota. It has a total area of 1.6 square miles, all of which is land. It was established in the late nineteenth century, and planned with Norwegian names. It was renamed as Arlington in 1885.
Manufacturing, construction and retail trade are the major contributors to the local economy. Arlington Elementary School, Arlington Junior High School, Spring Lake Colony School and Arlington High School are the local public schools. Arlington Municipal Airport is the airport. The closest hopital is the Brookings Hospital, located about 18 miles away in Brookings. The cost of living here is 16.60% lower than the country average.
This place gets about 24 inches of rain annually. The number of days with measurable precipitation is 80. Snowfall is about 35 inches annually.
Each year as a tradition to myself and this green movement website, I write on the events of Earth Day (April 22nd) this year is no exception. I will focus more on some new ideas and representations of our planet Earth. The symbols of Earth Day have been similar throughout the years, including an image or drawing of the Earth..